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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

GlasGLOW

GlasGLOW

29th October 2020 - 15th November 2020

This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW returns to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

1st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

4th October 2020 - 20th December 2020

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!

Big Feed Street Food Social

Big Feed Street Food Social

1st August 2020 - 4th October 2020

Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed Street Food Social, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed street food market!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

EatFilm (Socially Distanced Style)

EatFilm (Socially Distanced Style)

29th September 2020

Your favourite movie night is back! Enjoy a line-up of feel good movie favourites plus a meal, dessert and drink, all set up socially distanced style in the stunning Grand Ballroom at Sloans!

Freshers Goes Virtual

Freshers Goes Virtual

1st October 2020
Online Event

On October 1st, students across the UK will be able to tune in to a 3-hour, nationwide event like no other - Freshers Goes Virtual hosted by Bongo's Bingo and featuring DJ sets from Clean Bandit!

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow

1st October 2020

Join the Kendal Mountain Festival Tour in Glasgow for a one-of-a-kind evening, celebrating exploration of some of the wildest places on earth, as they screen some of the world's best adventure films!

Pedal It Purple

Pedal It Purple

1st October 2020 - 31st October 2020
National Event

Cycle your purple socks off this October with by taking park in Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity's brand new cycling challenge... Pedal It Purple!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

24th November 2021 - 18th December 2021

After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!
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The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021
Glasgow City Centre

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!
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The Witches of Pollok

The Witches of Pollok

28th October 2020 - 29th October 2020

Join professional mind readers and historical witchcraft experts Cara Hamilton and Ethereal Fearchara for a night you will not forget at Pollok House!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

Sunday Markets at BAaD

Sunday Markets at BAaD

11th Oct 2020 - 20th Dec 2020

Held weekly, the Sunday Markets at BAaD showcase eclectic, handmade & one-off pieces from an amazing variety of traders from all over Scotland!
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PETRICHOR

PETRICHOR

2nd Nov 2020 - 8th Nov 2020
Online Event Glasgow

PETRICHOR is a brand new Theatre in VR experience from ThickSkin, exploring our connection with reality when everything around us feels like it's faded to grey.
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Rend Collective

Rend Collective

22nd October 2021

Rend Collective is an eclectic group of multi-instrumentalists from Ireland, catch them live at the O2 Academy Glasgow on 22nd October 2021!
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Latest Glasgow News

National comic book tour for Maths Week Scotland

National comic book tour for Maths Week Scotland

Rossie Stone, director and founder of Dekko Comics will take part in digital events in schools across the country for Maths Week Scotland (28 September – 4 October).
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Glasgow Life appoints new Curator of Legacies of Slavery & Empire

Glasgow Life appoints new Curator of Legacies of Slavery & Empire

Glasgow Life, the charity that manages the city's museums, has appointed Miles Greenwood as its first Curator focussing on the legacies of slavery and empire.
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Dobbies takes part in charity coffee morning

Dobbies takes part in charity coffee morning

Dobbies Garden Centres is raising vital funds for Macmillan's Coffee Morning this week, by hosting its own 'Raise a Cup' event at their Scottish stores!
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Tickets for new GlasGLOW dates on sale tomorrow

Tickets for new GlasGLOW dates on sale tomorrow

Set those alarms... an additional seven nights of GlasGLOW are set to go on sale tomorrow morning at 7.30am!
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Glasgow

1st Oct 2020 - 1st Oct 2020
Glasgow East End

Join the Kendal Mountain Festival Tour in Glasgow for a one-of-a-kind evening, celebrating exploration of some of the wildest places on earth, as they screen some of the world's best adventure films!
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Remakesploitation Fest - CANCELLED

Remakesploitation Fest - CANCELLED

3rd Oct 2020 - 3rd Oct 2020
Glasgow City Centre

Matchbox Cineclub and Remakesploitation Film Club team up again with an all-day festival entirely devoted to the weird and wonderful world of Turkish film remakes!
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BFI London Film Festival at GFT

BFI London Film Festival at GFT

7th Oct 2020 - 18th Oct 2020
Glasgow City Centre

GFT is a Venue Partner for this year's BFI London Film Festival, giving audiences the first chance to see a selection of exciting new titles from LFF on the big screen, at the home of film in Glasgow!
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

Find Your Adventure: Online Drama Workshop

Find Your Adventure: Online Drama Workshop

15th Oct 2020 - 16th Oct 2020
Online Event Glasgow

Find Your Light Theatre School are hosting an Online October Workshop for ages 7+, 'Find Your Adventure', which will focus on devising and creating mini performances!
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Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special

Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special

18th October 2020

Get dressed up for this solo Halloween Special from the Singing Kettle's founder, Artie Trezise at Cottiers Theatre on Sunday 18th October!
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Cinderella

Cinderella

18th October 2020

Go Kids Scotland present their production of the most famous pantomime of them all, the classic rags to riches story... Cinderella!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

28th September 2020
Various Locations Glasgow

Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
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Kirkintilloch BabyCafe

Kirkintilloch BabyCafe

28th September 2020

Come for help with breastfeeding issues or just to have coffee, cake and chat at the Kirkintilloch BabyCafe.
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Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

29th September 2020
Various Locations Glasgow

Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

Chupa Cabra

Chupa Cabra

3rd October 2020

Chupa Cabra return to Glasgow on Saturday 3rd October to blow the incredibly low ceiling of the 13th Note!
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Our Planet Live In Concert

Our Planet Live In Concert

19th October 2020

Narrated by the legendary Sir David Attenborough and hosted by Academy Award Winning composer Steven Price, don't miss Our Planet live in concert at The SSE Hydro on October 19th!
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King Charles

King Charles

19th October 2020

To support his new album, King Charles will perform a string of UK Headline dates in October including a night at the Classic Grand Glasgow on Monday 19th!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

TinyTalk Glasgow South

TinyTalk Glasgow South

If you are looking for a fabulous, fun and educational activity to do with your baby then give TinyTalk Glasgow South a try!These award winning baby signing...

Autumn River Tai Chi

Autumn River Tai Chi

Autumn River Tai Chi offers classes in the West End and Southside of Glasgow throughout the year!

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Fort Theatre

Fort Theatre

The Fort Theatre is home to the Antonine Theatre Group who perform at least two full-length plays and a pantomime per season. Cabaret nights are also a regular feature in the theatre group's calendar.

Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts

Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts

The Royal Glasgow Institute is an independent organisation promoting and encouraging Scotland's contemporary art and artists. It is the third largest organisation of its kind in the UK.

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

All Bar One Glasgow

All Bar One Glasgow

All Bar One Glasgow is a stylish city bar where you can catch up with friends, unwind after work, or simply indulge in sophisticated space and surroundings!

The Blue Arrow

The Blue Arrow

The Blue Arrow is Glasgow's first underground club dedicated to jazz in the heart of the city!

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Popular Events

GlasGLOW
This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW returns to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!
Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail
This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!
Blochairn Car Boot Sale
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!
Big Feed Street Food Social
Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed Street Food Social, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed street food market!
Glasgow Farmers Market at Mansfield Park
This popular farmers market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow's west end twice a month!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The SSE Hydro